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Cara Putman
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Beautiful reminder that God is in the details.
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Oh how I love this post by +Melissa Tagg! This is a must read, folks. Hie thee to the blog...post haste...as in now! 
Don’t be something you’re not . . . because who you are is fantastic.
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I''m over at Inspired by Life & Fiction today talking about dreams... #dreambig   #AmWriting  
I’m in the middle of a dream. Hard work, but a dream. For ten years, I worked toward the dream of writing for one editor at one house. I’ve had the great privilege of writing many books…
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Great post on how to prepare for #pitches  at #writersconferences  ...
Thanks to Becky McCoy for requesting advice for conference meetings with agents and editors at conferences. You can find a lot of counsel for meeting with agents on the different agency blogs, but I thought I’d supplement those posts with advice from some of the in-house editors you’ll find at …
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Do we limit God by believing He won't give us the desires of our hearts? #faith   #desiresofourhearts  
In 2012 my family spent two months in Hannover, Germany, while I taught a graduate class. It was an incredible trip. One we continue to talk about as a key part of our family history. Yet it wasn&#…
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So fun to find this review today!
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What if you succeed?
Lately on the Grove we have been discussing “what ifs”. The question can be positive: What if my dream comes true? OR The question can be negative: What if everything falls apart? It is easy to foc…
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A short video from Siena, Italy, about the Monuments Men's efforts to preserve art. #MonumentsMen   #Italy   #ShadowedByGrace  
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Some #WritingTips  for aspiring writers. #amWriting  
Tools every writer should have in place before starting a novel
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May you find rest today...
Father, can I admit how tired I am? How hard it is for me to rest in Your presence? I long to do exactly this. I long to rest in You, to abide in You. But the needs of my family, my job, my friends…
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I'm launching a big giveaway. Come join the fun!
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Love #JaneAusten ? Then you'll want to check out Sarah Ladd's latest novel. Good news! I'm running a #Giveaway . #chrisfic   #amreading   
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360 people
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2,336 people
Michael Berrier's profile photo
June Foster's profile photo
Karina Fitriana's profile photo
Amy Deardon's profile photo
Enrique COLADO ALVAREZ's profile photo
James Greene's profile photo
Khamneithang Vaiphei's profile photo
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Work
Occupation
Author, Attorney
Employment
  • Purdue University
    Contract Lecturer, 2006 - present
  • Bennett Boehning & Clary
    Associate, 2002 - present
  • Author
    Author, 2007 - present
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Gender
Female
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Author, Attorney, Speaker, Homeschool Mom
Introduction
Cara Putman is an author of nineteen novels and one nonfiction work -- plus all the characters and stories still begging to be told. Look for more in the future. She is also a licensed attorney, contract lecturer at a Big Ten University, adjunct faculty at a community college, and active in her church and community. She lives with her family in Indiana.
Bragging rights
Started college at 16
Education
  • Purdue University
    Krannert School of Management MBA, 2013 - 2015
  • George Mason University School of Law
    JD, 1997 - 2001
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha
    BA Political Science, 1992 - 1994
  • mid plains community college
    AA Political Science, 1990 - 1992